Headquarters: 520 Madison Ave., 10th floor
New York, NY 10022
Phone: (212) 284-2300
CEO: Richard Handler
Stock Symbol: JEF
Established in 1962, Jefferies is a major global securities and investment banking group in the U.S., Europe and Asia.
Headquartered in New York, Jefferies has offices in more than 25 cities around the world.
Jefferies core businesses include:
Jefferies bankers provide companies with advisory and underwriting services through creative and idea-driven M&A, leveraged finance, equity and equity-linked financing and restructuring solutions. The firm serves a range of industries in the U.S., Europe and Asia with dedicated industry groups specializing in aerospace & defense, consumer, energy, financial services, gaming & leisure, healthcare, industrials, maritime, media, technology and telecommunications.
Sales & Trading
Jefferies' sales and trading force provides investors outstanding trade execution and liquidity in the global markets, trading equity, convertible, high yield, investment grade fixed income and commodity-linked financial products. The firm also offers private client, correspondent services, prime brokerage, securities finance and NYSE floor brokerage services.
Jefferies research team provides unique investment ideas in equity, high yield, convertible and investment grade fixed income securities around the globe. Areas of coverage select industries within aerospace & defense, consumer & retail, energy, financial services, gaming & leisure, healthcare, industrials, maritime, media, technology and telecommunications.
Strategic fund and portfolio managers seek to manage risk effectively and to consistently deliver favorable returns in all market conditions. Products managed by Jefferies include equities, fixed income securities, convertible securities and real assets.
Experienced financial advisors create customized strategies to fulfill clients' objectives and distinguish themselves by their objectivity and customer focus. They serve corporate clients and their senior executives, private equity firms and high net-worth individuals.
For the 11 months ending Nov. 30, 2010, Jefferies reported revenues of $2.19 billion and net earnings of $240.2 million.
Updated March 22, 2011